The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Information Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Architect
UK
Rank 556 555 579
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +24
Contract jobs requiring an Information Architect 40 63 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.12% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.13% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 45 22
Median daily rate £600 £583 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.00% +19.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £427 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £670 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £583 £463
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +25.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42939 48575 49622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.98% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 27981 31258 30651
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1563 1629 1923
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Information Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Information Architect in the job title.

Information Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Information Architect
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Information Architect within the UK.

Information Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Information Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Information Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Information Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Architect within the UK.

Information Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Information Architect
Top 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +20 39 £600 +3.00% 5
London +18 27 £625 +14.41% 4
South East -2 4 £565 +5.11%
East of England -12 4 £463 -26.00%
Luton +7 3 £425 -32.00%
Bedfordshire -1 3 £425 -32.00%
City of London - 3 £615 -
North West +13 2 £300 -60.00%
Berkshire +18 1 £525 -
Manchester +11 1 - -
Cambridge +9 1 £500 +17.64%
Surrey +8 1 £565 -11.37%
Cambridgeshire +5 1 £500 +17.64%
Hampshire +4 1 £400 -
East Midlands -1 1 £500 +19.04%
Oxfordshire -3 1 - -
West Sussex -15 1 £565 +8.65%
Kent - 1 £565 -
Dorset - 1 - -
Chester - 1 £300 -
Hook - 1 £400 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £500 -
Cheshire - 1 £300 -
Maidenhead - 1 £525 -
South West - 1 - - 1

Information Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Information Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Information Architect in the job title.

1 31 (39.24%) Information Security
2 24 (30.38%) TOGAF
3 20 (25.32%) Security Architecture
3 20 (25.32%) Security Cleared
4 19 (24.05%) Information Architecture
5 17 (21.52%) CISSP
6 16 (20.25%) Finance
6 16 (20.25%) Data Protection
7 15 (18.99%) Information Assurance
8 14 (17.72%) SC Cleared
9 13 (16.46%) SABSA
9 13 (16.46%) Data Protection Act
9 13 (16.46%) Data Modelling
10 12 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (15.19%) Taxonomies
11 11 (13.92%) Banking
11 11 (13.92%) Migration
12 10 (12.66%) Management Information System
12 10 (12.66%) SharePoint
12 10 (12.66%) ITIL
12 10 (12.66%) PCI DSS
13 9 (11.39%) Open Source
13 9 (11.39%) User Experience
13 9 (11.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 9 (11.39%) Legal
14 8 (10.13%) Retail
14 8 (10.13%) Technical Architecture
14 8 (10.13%) CISA
14 8 (10.13%) CISM
14 8 (10.13%) Yammer

Information Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (12.66%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.27%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.27%) Documentum
2 1 (1.27%) FileNet
2 1 (1.27%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.53%) MS Project
2 2 (2.53%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.53%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.27%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) SAP MDG
1 1 (1.27%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.13%) Yammer
2 5 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.86%) Firewall
2 1 (1.27%) Internet
2 1 (1.27%) Network Security
2 1 (1.27%) SAN
2 1 (1.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.06%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.53%) Big Data
3 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.27%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.27%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.27%) DB2
4 1 (1.27%) HDInsight
4 1 (1.27%) OLAP
4 1 (1.27%) OLTP
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (1.27%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.27%) Power BI
4 1 (1.27%) PowerCenter
4 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.27%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.27%) ClearQuest
1 1 (1.27%) ERwin
1 1 (1.27%) MagicDraw
1 1 (1.27%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 16 (20.25%) Finance
2 11 (13.92%) Banking
3 9 (11.39%) Legal
4 8 (10.13%) Retail
5 2 (2.53%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Front Office
6 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.27%) Marketing
6 1 (1.27%) Military
6 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.27%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.27%) CSS
1 1 (1.27%) HTML
1 1 (1.27%) LESS
1 1 (1.27%) Lucene
1 1 (1.27%) Sass
1 1 (1.27%) SOAP
1 1 (1.27%) Web Services
1 1 (1.27%) WSDL
1 1 (1.27%) XML
1 1 (1.27%) XML Messaging
1 1 (1.27%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) Data Protection Act
2 12 (15.19%) Taxonomies
3 10 (12.66%) Management Information System
4 9 (11.39%) User Experience
5 7 (8.86%) CESG
6 5 (6.33%) Cyber Defence
7 3 (3.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.53%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (2.53%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.27%) EMC VMAX
9 1 (1.27%) PKI
9 1 (1.27%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.27%) Reference Data
9 1 (1.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.80%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) Linux
2 2 (2.53%) Unix
3 1 (1.27%) Solaris
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (39.24%) Information Security
2 24 (30.38%) TOGAF
3 20 (25.32%) Security Architecture
4 19 (24.05%) Information Architecture
5 16 (20.25%) Data Protection
6 15 (18.99%) Information Assurance
7 13 (16.46%) Data Modelling
7 13 (16.46%) SABSA
8 12 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (13.92%) Migration
10 10 (12.66%) ITIL
11 9 (11.39%) Open Source
12 8 (10.13%) Technical Architecture
13 7 (8.86%) Cybersecurity
13 7 (8.86%) Data Management
13 7 (8.86%) Risk Management
13 7 (8.86%) Security Testing
14 6 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (7.59%) Identity Management
14 6 (7.59%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.27%) Perl
1 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
1 1 (1.27%) SPARQL
1 1 (1.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (25.32%) Security Cleared
2 17 (21.52%) CISSP
3 14 (17.72%) SC Cleared
4 8 (10.13%) CISA
4 8 (10.13%) CISM
5 6 (7.59%) DV Cleared
6 4 (5.06%) CEH
7 3 (3.80%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (3.80%) CLAS
7 3 (3.80%) CREST Certified
7 3 (3.80%) CRISC
7 3 (3.80%) PCI QSA
8 2 (2.53%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (2.53%) Degree
8 2 (2.53%) GIAC
8 2 (2.53%) ISEB
8 2 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.53%) PMP
9 1 (1.27%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.66%) PCI DSS
2 9 (11.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (6.33%) Data Quality
3 5 (6.33%) RMADS
4 2 (2.53%) COBIT
4 2 (2.53%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (1.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (1.27%) IFRS
5 1 (1.27%) IFRS 9
5 1 (1.27%) ISO 9000
5 1 (1.27%) JSP 440
5 1 (1.27%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) CSIRT
1 1 (1.27%) EMC VPLEX
1 1 (1.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (6.33%) Oracle
2 4 (5.06%) Informatica
2 4 (5.06%) Splunk
3 3 (3.80%) Symantec
4 2 (2.53%) Cognos
4 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.53%) Teradata
4 2 (2.53%) Tripwire
5 1 (1.27%) Adobe
5 1 (1.27%) Capita
5 1 (1.27%) Embarcadero
5 1 (1.27%) EMC
5 1 (1.27%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.27%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.27%) Netezza
5 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.27%) SAP
5 1 (1.27%) Talend
5 1 (1.27%) Varonis